A big Hoopla at the West Hempstead library

The 11,000+ patrons of the West Hempstead Public Library have yet another reason to be a huge fan of its services. As of last week, hamlet library card holders can now access over 600,000 books, movies, music selections and more through a new, free library service called Hoopla.

Career Opportunities

Herald seeking experienced journalists

Herald Newspapers is looking for an experienced journalist to report for and edit one of our newspapers covering communities on Long Island, New York. The focus of our paper is community news; on the …

Sunscreen to the people

It was a beautiful day at Point Lookout town beach when a swarm of news people and town employees were following Town Supervisor Anthony Santino around the coastline while he distributed free packets of sunscreen to beachgoers.

Lead testing bill passes in both houses

Last week, a bill requiring all public schools to test their water for lead was given the green light by both the Senate and the Assembly, and is expected to be signed by Governor Andrew Cuomo.

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